Period
to 5 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 121 194 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 10.99% 10.51% 10.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 11.60% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 144 155 155
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £30,127
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 986 1,672 1,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.55% 90.57% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 740 1,435 1,384
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 5 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 100 £47,500 +5.56% 24
West Wales +22 19 £42,000 +7.69% 3
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 99 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.11%) DevOps
3 52 (42.98%) Azure
4 49 (40.50%) .NET
5 38 (31.40%) C#
5 38 (31.40%) AWS
6 32 (26.45%) Kanban
7 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
8 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
8 27 (22.31%) Git (software)
8 27 (22.31%) Kubernetes
9 25 (20.66%) HTML
10 24 (19.83%) Docker
11 23 (19.01%) AngularJS
11 23 (19.01%) CSS
12 22 (18.18%) Finance
12 22 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (17.36%) Migration
13 21 (17.36%) Java
13 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
14 20 (16.53%) RESTful
15 19 (15.70%) Microservices
16 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET
16 18 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (14.05%) TypeScript
17 17 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (13.22%) Puppet
18 16 (13.22%) Opscode Chef
18 16 (13.22%) SQL
18 16 (13.22%) Linux

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.09%) IIS
2 7 (5.79%) CMS
3 6 (4.96%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (42.98%) Azure
2 38 (31.40%) AWS
3 16 (13.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (7.44%) PaaS
5 8 (6.61%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.48%) SaaS
6 3 (2.48%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.65%) Force.com
7 2 (1.65%) Serverless
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.83%) Route 53
8 1 (0.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (5.79%) MySQL
4 5 (4.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.96%) JIRA
3 6 (4.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (4.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.13%) Maven
5 4 (3.31%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (3.31%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (3.31%) Selenium
6 3 (2.48%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.65%) JUnit
7 2 (1.65%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.83%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.83%) TestCafe
8 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Games
3 7 (5.79%) Advertising
3 7 (5.79%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.13%) Back Office
4 5 (4.13%) Local Government
4 5 (4.13%) Marketing
4 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.31%) Avionics
5 4 (3.31%) Electronics
5 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Legal
6 2 (1.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (52.07%) Developer
2 32 (26.45%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.70%) Lead Developer
4 18 (14.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) AWS DevOps
5 16 (13.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) AWS Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) Senior Developer
6 13 (10.74%) Lead .NET Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.44%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.79%) React Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Junior
12 6 (4.96%) Software Developer
13 5 (4.13%) Business Analyst
13 5 (4.13%) Data Analyst
13 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (40.50%) .NET
2 25 (20.66%) HTML
3 23 (19.01%) AngularJS
3 23 (19.01%) CSS
4 22 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (16.53%) RESTful
6 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET
7 16 (13.22%) .NET Core
8 14 (11.57%) .NET Framework
8 14 (11.57%) Spring
9 12 (9.92%) Spring Boot
10 11 (9.09%) WCF
11 10 (8.26%) Entity Framework
12 8 (6.61%) React
13 7 (5.79%) JSON
13 7 (5.79%) Sass
13 7 (5.79%) SOAP
14 6 (4.96%) Ionic Framework
14 6 (4.96%) REST
14 6 (4.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.61%) User Experience
3 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.31%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.83%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) PMI
6 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.22%) Linux
2 7 (5.79%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) Android
3 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.11%) DevOps
3 32 (26.45%) Kanban
4 21 (17.36%) Migration
5 19 (15.70%) Microservices
6 18 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (13.22%) Deployment Automation
8 16 (13.22%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (10.74%) Fintech
9 13 (10.74%) MVC
10 11 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 11 (9.09%) Software Delivery
11 10 (8.26%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.44%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (7.44%) TDD
13 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.61%) Data Modelling
13 8 (6.61%) SDLC
14 7 (5.79%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.40%) C#
2 27 (22.31%) JavaScript
3 21 (17.36%) Java
4 17 (14.05%) TypeScript
5 16 (13.22%) SQL
6 8 (6.61%) PHP
7 4 (3.31%) C
7 4 (3.31%) Python
8 3 (2.48%) Apex Code
8 3 (2.48%) Go
8 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.65%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) ES6
10 1 (0.83%) R
10 1 (0.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.83%) Scala
10 1 (0.83%) SOQL
10 1 (0.83%) SOSL
10 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) MCSD
1 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.96%) Degree
3 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) CBAP
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) IIBA
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (19.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (22.31%) Kubernetes
2 16 (13.22%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (13.22%) Puppet
2 16 (13.22%) Terraform
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) IBM
3 5 (4.13%) Blue Prism
4 4 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.31%) SAP
5 3 (2.48%) Pardot
6 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.83%) Epiphany
6 1 (0.83%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Zend